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Driver hospitalised after ploughing into lamppost outside McDonald’s

A MOTORIST has been taken to hospital after ploughing their Kia car into a lamppost just metres from a McDonald’s restaurant.   

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The Roads Policing Unit for Surrey Police shared a snap of the smashed-up 4×4 outside the fast-food chain in Camberley this afternoon (April 10).  

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The orange car can be seen on the pavement, wrapped around the post, surrounded by dirt and debris with extensive front-end damage.  

Police have asked diners who filmed the incident to delete footage as the driver received medical treatment from the South East Coast Ambulance Service. 

A spokesperson for Surrey Police said: “The driver is well and conveyed to hospital for minor injuries only. 


“Those that witnessed the collision outside McDonald's in Camberley today, we kindly asked them to delete any footage recorded of the driver receiving medical treatment.”  

One person Tweeted: “Take it the driver was taken ill at the wheel, hope they are ok.  

“Did they hit something else before this post looking at the dirt and pavement?”  


Another added: “How did that happen in a McDonald’s where the speed limit is 5 [miles per hour]?”


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